Thursday 9 November 2017 7:30PM

Samling Showcase

Seasons in the Mind of Men

Additional notes

Change of Artist
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Nicky Spence (tenor) in unable to perform in the above concert. We are grateful to Nick Pritchard (tenor) for replacing him at such short notice.

Archived

  • Lauren Fagan soprano
  • Rowan Pierce soprano
  • Bianca Andrew mezzo-soprano
  • Nick Pritchard tenor
  • Milan Siljanov bass-baritone
  • James Baillieu piano
  • Ian Tindale piano
  • Alex Hassell actor

Beginning and ending with Spring, Samling’s annual showcase explores the transience and beauty of the natural world through the seasons. A gathering of Samling Artists from over the years present mankind’s response in song and spoken word.

Dine with the Artists

There are a limited number of tickets for best concert seats with a special post-concert sparkling reception and supper with the artists, priced at £95. Available exclusively from Samling on 01434 602885 or by email to [email protected].

  • John Keats (1795-1821)
        • The Human Seasons
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • An den Frühling D587
        • Frühlingsglaube D686
        • Am Bach im Frühling D361
        • Frühlingslied D398
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Maiglöckchen und die Blümelein Op. 63 No. 6
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Liebesgarten Op. 34 No. 1
  • Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)
        • As Imperceptibly as Grief
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Sommerabend Op. 85 No. 1
  • Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
        • Herbst
  • Johannes Brahms
        • Herbstgefühl Op. 48 No. 7
  • Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
      • Vier letzte Lieder TrV 296
        • September
  • Robert Frost (1874-1963)
        • Afterflakes
  • Richard Strauss
        • Winterweihe Op. 48 No. 4
        • Winterliebe Op. 48 No. 5
  • Franz Schubert
        • Der Winterabend D938
  • Interval
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
      • The House of Life
        • Silent Noon
  • George Butterworth (1885-1916)
        • Bredon Hill
  • Peter Warlock (1894-1930)
        • The cricketers of Hambledon
  • Amy Beach (1867-1944)
      • Three Browning Songs Op. 44
        • Ah, love, but a day
  • Seamus Heaney (1939-2013)
        • Postscript
  • Roger Quilter (1877-1953)
        • Autumn Evening Op. 14 No. 1
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
      • Tit for Tat
        • Autumn
  • Peter Warlock
        • Autumn Twilight
  • Dominick Argento (b.1927)
      • 6 Elizabethan Songs
        • Winter
  • Wallace Stevens (1879-1955)
        • The Snow Man
  • Benjamin Britten
      • Winter Words Op. 52
        • At day close in November
  • Michael Head (1900-1976)
        • Love's Lament
  • John Ireland (1879-1962)
        • Spring sorrow
  • Roger Quilter
      • Five Shakespeare Songs (set 2) Op. 23
        • It was a lover and his lass
  • Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)
        • Spring
  • Billy Collins (b.1941)
        • Today
  • Lionel Monckton (1861-1924)
        • Charming Weather
  • Jerome Kern (1885-1945)
      • Very Warm for May
        • All the Things You Are
  • Ivor Novello (1893-1951)
        • We'll gather lilacs

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